Today’s Save Story: Kristina

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Kristina’s fingers stood poised above her phone’s keyboard. She could barely bring herself to type out the text message. “What do I have to do to get an abortion?” Holding back tears, she sent the message. Only a few days ago, Kristina had felt excited to see the positive pregnancy test. Even though she knew she was young and there …

Today’s Save Story: Melissa

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Until we have walked a mile in another’s shoes, we can never know the challenges they face. Melissa had experienced unbelievable pain over her lifetime. She had experienced abuse in her childhood and in her adult life. She had given birth to three children and had undergone the same number of abortions. She had been left to raise these three …

Today’s Save Story: Lena

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Lena scrolled through her phone, the bright light of the screen her only companion in her dark bedroom. She felt totally alone, not sure whether the phone was making her feel more connected or more isolated. She thought she might be pregnant, but she had been too afraid to find out for certain. Taking a deep breath, she pulled up …

Today’s Save Story: Kimberly

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The cost of love is often great, but the reward is infinite. 33-year-old Kimberly could not fathom having another child. Already the mother of 8 children, motherhood had been a complicated and difficult road for her. She did not want to experience any more trauma or tragedy, and another pregnancy seemed like an opening to just that. Kimberly searched the …

Today’s Save Story: Mia

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Mia felt like the room was spinning. She sat down on the floor and put her head between her knees. “I can’t do this. Not now.” Only a few months ago she had left her home and family in Puerto Rico to relocate herself and her two children to Ohio. She had a new relationship with a man she’d met …